Coming Sept. 10, 2015, Volume 81 nos. 3 & 4 features new writing by Willis Barnstone, Brian Doyle, Hilma Wolitzer, Dunya Mikhail, and much more. 

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Martha Serpas, a native of the Louisiana Gulf Coast, shares poems about her home's eroding landscape, chronicled in her collection The Dirty Side of the Storm and Cote Blanche.

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Winner of the G. S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction, selected by Lorraine M. López

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Click the arrow below to view the finalists of the New Letters Literary Awards and the winner of our fiction and poetry awards. Essay winner coming soon.  

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Kansas City Literary Events

Susan Rieke and Divya Bhalla

Lawrence, Kan.
Thursday, August 27, 2015

Janice N. Harrington

Warrensburg, Mo.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

William Butler Yeats: A Symposium

Crown Center, Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, September 3, 2015

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Congratulations to 2015 BkMk Press winners

New Book by Robert Day Available Now

The Billion Dollar Dream, Robert Day’s third story collection, is now available.

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Nikki Giovanni CD Collection

Special Pricing: This two CD collection features programs from 198819941998, and 2015 with poet Nikki Giovanni. Downloads of these programs have also been reduced and are available through our archives.